Schermata 2020-07-29 alle 11.54.21

World Manufacturing Forum 2020

11/11 - 12/11 | Livestreamed from Cernobbio, Lake Como

16:00 – 17:00 | 12 November

PREPAREDNESS & PRODUCTIVITY: Transform Traditional Businesses in High Tech Companies

Thanks to recent innovations in cloud computing and big data storage and analysis, Artificial Intelligence is making great strides in improving efficiency in manufacturing environments, leading to better performance. AI also provides critical information to help managers make more informed business decisions.

The session aims at discovering how traditional companies can increase their efficiency applying Artificial Intelligence in machineries and complex plants, in quality control in remote, and, equally importantly, in the workplace. The discussion will present best practices and emerging scenarios.


  • John Polowczyk: Admiral, US Navy
  • Bernardo Calzadilla-Sarmiento: Director, Department of Trade, Investment and Innovation United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
  • Gilles Savard: CEO, IVADO
  • Kilian Gross: Head of Unit Technologies and Systems for Digitising Industry, European Commission